We hope you’ll consider attending the first Indiana Memory Digital Public Library of America Fest, September 23, 2016. The Fest is for institutions at all levels of digital collection creation from “just beginning to think about it and need more information” to “long time creators looking at enhancements and with knowledge to share.”
Indiana Memory Digital Public Library of America FEST
Friday, September 23, 2016
Indianapolis Public Library, Central Library
40 E. St. Clair St. Indianapolis, IN 46204
Contact Kristi Palmer, firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or questions.
9:30 am Registration and Coffee
10 am Welcome, Introductions, Overview of Services Survey
Presenters: Indiana State Library representative; IM DPLA Advisory Council Representative
11 am Keynote: Getting it Right on Rights
Presenter: Melissa Levine, Lead Copyright Officer, University of Michigan, http://www.lib.umich.edu/users/mslevine
Dr. Levine was part of the task force who developed the international Rights Statements (http://rightsstatements.org/en/) for digital cultural heritage collections. She will share general information about rights considerations for digital cultural heritage collections but also speak specifically to the rights statements developed and how to properly apply them.
12: 30 pm Lunch
1:45 pm Simultaneous Sessions
Just Getting Started with Digitization
What you need to know if your institution is just beginning a digitization project.
Supporting Others in Digital Collection Creation
Many institutions with long standing digitization programs have worked to supported other entities in their digital collection creation. IM DPLA is interested in developing a network of services, in part utilizing the expertise, equipment, space, etc. of already established digital collection “hubs”. If you’d like to know more about supporting or tapping into future services of this nature, this is the session for you.
2:45 pm Metadata Requirements and Recommendations for Aggregation into DPLA
Presenters: Indiana Memory DPLA Metadata/Aggregation Committee
Overview and one-on-one consultations for specific questions about your institutions metadata and processing.
3:45 pm Indiana Digital Preservation, InDiPres
Presenters: Connie Rendfeld, Indiana State Library; Cinda May, Indiana State University
The mission of Indiana Digital Preservation (InDiPres http://www.indipres.org) is to collaboratively manage and sustain a low-cost, secure, and geographically distributed archive for the long term preservation of locally created digital resources in Indiana. The Indiana State Library is the lead institution for InDiPres, which is a collaborative member of the MetaArchive Cooperative Preservation Network. The Indiana State Library Foundation serves as the fiscal agent. Learn more about why digital preservation matters for your institution, standards to consider implementing with your unique digital content, and how to join this highly cost effective digital preservation collaborative.
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